Modern India

1. Shanti Niketan is located in which district of West Bengal?
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 1990

(A) Vardhaman
(B) Bankura
(C) Murshidabad
(D) Birbhum

2. The First Indian lady to climb on Everest top is
Question Asked : Uttarakhand PCS (Mains) 2006

(A) Bachendri Pal
(B) Dicky Dolma
(C) Santosh Yadav
(D) P.T. Usha

3. The famous painting Satyam Shivam Sundaram was prepared by whom
Question Asked : UPPCS (Mains) 2009

(A) Mahendra Nath Singh
(B) Nandkishore Sharma
(C) Shivnandan Nautiyal
(D) Vishwanath Mehta

4. Who among is considered the ‘Tagore’ of Punjabi language?
Question Asked : Jharkhand PCS (Pre) 2003, RAS/RTS (Pre) 1996

(A) Puran Singh
(B) Mohan Singh
(C) Amrita Pritam
(D) Kartar Singh Duggal

5. What is Britney Spears famous for?
Question Asked : MPPCS (Spl) (Pre) 2004

(A) Dancing
(B) Singing
(C) Writing
(D) Modelling

6. Jamini Roy was a famous
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 1991

(A) Musician
(B) Painter
(C) Lyricist
(D) None of the above.

7. ‘Mera piya ghar aaya’ has been sung by which Pakistani singer?
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 1998

(A) Ghulam Ali
(B) Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
(C) Mehdi Hassan
(D) FaizAhmad Faiz

8. Who painted the famous ‘Mona Lisa’?
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 1997

(A) Michel Angelo
(B) Jashua Reynolds
(C) Rambrandt
(D) Leonardo Da Vinci

9. Who established Indian Society of Oriental Art?
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 2015

(A) Nihar Ranjan Ray
(B) Narendra Mohan Mukherjee
(C) Abanindra Nath Tagore
(D) Barindra Kumar Ghosh

10. Who was Vishnu Chinchalkar?
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 2015

(A) Chitrakar
(B) Shilpkar
(C) Kahanikar
(D) Sahityakar